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Free Bar and Restaurant Health Inspection Checklist (Plus 5 Essential FAQs)

The health inspector may visit 2-3 times a year. But every day is an opportunity for your team ...
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Sound Advice: 8 Bar and Restaurant Background Music Tips to Boost Sales

Think restaurant background music is no big deal? It’s time to change your tune. Recent studies show that ...
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The BIG Benefits of Treating Employees Well

A great restaurant starts with your employees! Keeping them happy doesn’t just mean raising their wages (although a fair salary is definitely a step in the right direction).
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20 Easy Ways to Increase Beer Sales

There may be certain seasons or reasons that cause a drop in beer sales at your bar or restaurant. Well, have no fear; we have some tips for you to keep your customers smiling and holding an ice cold beer.
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10 Ways to Elevate Your Customer Service from Good to Great

When it comes to running a profitable bar or restaurant, the ability to deliver exceptional customer service is crucial.
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Operations & Management Series (Part One): 5 Key Operational Challenges that Can Make or Break Your Bar or Restaurant’s Success

As a bar or restaurant owner, you’ll need more than just a few tricks up your sleeve and a dose of luck in order to survive and thrive. Marketing, sales, P&Ls, service, staffing, inventory, food and beverage quality, the menu, technology, and the list goes on and on. Where to begin…
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Maximize Your Bar or Restaurant’s Twitter Marketing with These 10 Time-Saving Tips

Twitter is tough enough to master when you have adequate time to dedicate to the effort. The good news is that there are a number of time-saving tips and strategies that you can use to boost your bar or restaurant’s visibility on Twitter.
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How to Increase Repeat Customers at Your Bar or Restaurant

Bringing in new customers is important…but what’s even more important? Turning those new customers into repeat visitors! So how do you make sure that your customers will return again and again? Read on for a few tips.
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How to Get Valuable Feedback from Customers about Your Bar or Restaurant

Consistent customer satisfaction and a commitment to excellence are essential to any thriving restaurant. Therefore, it’s important to have a close beat on what your customers are saying about their experience.
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How Local Collaboration Can Increase Bar and Restaurant Sales

You’re part of a community, and it only makes sense to form bonds and engage local businesses to help your own business.
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The Complete Guide to Drink Presentation and Preparation

Take the time to properly prepare and present your drinks to help change your customer’s cocktail experience.
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How to Get First Time Customers Through Your Door

With less money in their wallets, people are sticking with who they know and trust. Your restaurant will have to fight and scratch to attract and win over the hearts of new customers.
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